July 13, 2018 2:59 pm
Updated: July 13, 2018 3:13 pm

Man suffers stab wounds after break-in by two masked men: N.S. RCMP

A man is recovering following a home invasion in Dartmouth early Friday morning.

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A man drove himself to the hospital early Friday morning after two men broke into his Porters Lake home and stabbed him, according to police.

In a news release Friday afternoon, Nova Scotia RCMP said the 26-year-old victim was home alone when the altercation occurred.

Police say the victim drove himself from his Porters Lake home to the Dartmouth General Hospital around 3:30 a.m.

The man’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

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Police say the investigation is in its early stages with the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division.

The Major Crime Unit, RCMP Forensics Identification Section, Halifax District RCMP and Halifax Regional Police K9 have been called in to assist.

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Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Halifax Regional Police or Crime Stoppers.

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